The North American Development Bank (NADB) is pleased to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for projects in the New Mexico-Texas-Chihuahua and Texas-Coahuila-Nuevo Leon-Tamaulipas border regions. The projects selected under this RFP will meet the goals and objectives of the Border 2020 U.S.-Mexico Environmental Program, which was established with the mission to protect the environment and public health in the U.S.-Mexico border region.
The RFP application period will open on September 30, 2019 and close on November 18, 2019. For more information, click on the following link:
Camargo, Tamaulipas – Officials today toured the wastewater collection and treatment infrastructure works currently under construction in Camargo, Tamaulipas. The project is expected to cost an estimated US$3.4 million and will benefit 8,819 residents in this border community.
Loma Blanca, Chihuahua. – In the presence of Chihuahua Governor Javier Corral Hurtado and Dr. Calixto Mateos-Hanel, Acting Managing Director of the North American Development Bank (NADB), work began to install residential sewer connections funded by NADB in the community of Loma Blanca, in the municipality of Juarez, Chihuahua.
San Antonio, Texas. - The North American Development Bank (NADB) has released the complete Tijuana River Diversion Study on its website, which provides an analysis of infrastructure options for managing northbound flows in the Tijuana River Watershed shared by Tijuana, Baja California in Mexico, and San Diego County, California.
San Antonio, Texas. - The North American Development Bank (NADB) has published the impact results of its first green bond, issued in 2018. The bond’s total net proceeds of US$126.4 million were used to finance or refinance six renewable energy projects in the U.S.-Mexico border region.
The North American Development Bank (NADB) is pleased to present the Border Energy Forum XXIV Energy and the Environment: Good Business which will be held on August 20th and 21st, 2019 at the Westin Riverwalk Hotel in San Antonio, Texas.
The EPA-NADB Tijuana River diversion system study identifies six top investment options to mitigate transboundary flows from crossing into the U.S., of which three are located in Mexico and three in the U.S.
Maverick County, Texas. - The North American Development Bank (NADB) and Maverick County have signed loan and grant agreements totaling $2.91 million to support a project for the expansion of El Indio Municipal Solid Waste Facility (MSWF) that serves the entire county. The project will benefit all 54,258 residents by providing additional capacity to continue managing the proper disposal of approximately 150 tons of solid waste a day.
Coronado, California – The North American Development Bank (NADB) and the local water utility, Comisión Estatal de Servicios Públicos de Tijuana (CESPT) have signed a US$2.42 million grant agreement to continue the rehabilitation of a deteriorated section of the collector main “Colector Poniente”, located in the northwestern area of the city of Tijuana, and to help reduce transboundary wastewater flows affecting the Cali-Baja region.
Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua – The Board of Directors of the North American Development Bank (NADB) approved US$10.5 million in loans and grants to support three new projects in the areas of wastewater and solid waste management, which will benefit communities on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.